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Dick Van Dyke


Dick Van Dyke was born Richard Wayne Van Dyke in West Plains, Missouri, to Hazel Victoria (McCord), a stenographer, and Loren Wayne Van Dyke, a salesman. His younger brother is entertainer Jerry Van Dyke. His ancestry includes English, Scottish, German, Swiss-German, and Dutch. Although he'd had small roles beforehand, Van Dyke was launched to ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 17 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Diagnosis Murder
Diagnosis Murder Dr. Mark Sloan / Gangster John 'Mr. G' Gotti / J. Edison Nash / Jonathan Nash / Judith Nash / Julian Nash
(1993-2002)
The Dick Van Dyke Show
The Dick Van Dyke Show Rob Petrie / Hezekiah Petrie
(1961-1966)
Mary Poppins
Mary Poppins Bert / Mr. Dawes Senior
(1964)
Night at the Museum
(2006)

Filmography

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 2016/II Buttons
Angel
 2016 Life Is Boring
The Night Owl
 2015 The Middle (TV Series)
Dutch Spence
- Two of a Kind (2015) ... Dutch Spence
 2015/I Merry Xmas (Short)
Father
 2014 Mickey Mouse Clubhouse (TV Series)
Captain Goof Beard / Grandpappy Goof
- Mickey's Pirate Adventure (2014) ... Captain Goof Beard / Grandpappy Goof (voice)
 2010 The Caretaker 3D (Short)
The Caretaker
 2006 Murder 101 (TV Movie)
Dr. Jonathan Maxwell
 2005 Batman: New Times (Video short)
Commisioner Gordon (voice)
 2003 The Alan Brady Show (TV Movie)
Webb (voice)
 2003 The Gin Game (TV Movie)
Weller Martin
 2003 Scrubs (TV Series)
Dr. Townshend
 2000 Sabrina, the Teenage Witch (TV Series)
Duke
- Welcome Back, Duke (2000) ... Duke
 1999 Becker (TV Series)
Fred Becker
- Becker the Elder (1999) ... Fred Becker
 1993 Coach (TV Series)
Partygoer
- Christmas of the Van Damned (1993) ... Partygoer (uncredited)
 1993 The Town Santa Forgot (TV Movie)
Narrator / Old Jeremy Creek (voice)
 1993 Chairman's Choice (TV Movie)
Chairman
 1992 Diagnosis Murder (TV Movie)
Dr. Mark Sloan
 1991 Daughters of Privilege (TV Movie)
Buddy Keys
 1990 Dick Tracy
D.A. Fletcher
 1989 The Golden Girls (TV Series)
Ken
- Love Under the Big Top (1989) ... Ken
 1987 Airwolf (TV Series)
Malduke - Special Guest Star
- Malduke (1987) ... Malduke - Special Guest Star
 1987 Ghost of a Chance (TV Movie)
Bill Nolan
 1987 Highway to Heaven (TV Series)
Wally Dunn
- Wally (1987) ... Wally Dunn
 1986 Strong Medicine (TV Movie)
Sam Hawthorne
 1986 Matlock (TV Series)
Judge Carter Addison
- The Judge (1986) ... Judge Carter Addison
 1985 American Playhouse (TV Series)
Les Dischinger
- Breakfast with Les and Bess (1985) ... Les Dischinger
 1983 Found Money (TV Movie)
Max Sheppard
 1983 CBS Library (TV Series)
Father
- Wrong Way Kid (1983) ... Father (voice)
 1982 The Country Girl (TV Movie)
Frank Elgin
 1982 Drop-Out Father (TV Movie)
Ed McCall
 1981 Harry's Battles (TV Movie)
Harry Fitzsimmons
 1979 The Runner Stumbles
Father Brian Rivard
 1979 Supertrain (TV Series)
Waldo Chase
- And a Cup of Kindness Too (1979) ... Waldo Chase
 1976-1977 The Carol Burnett Show (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #11.11 (1977)
- Episode #11.10 (1977)
- Episode #11.9 (1977)
- Episode #11.8 (1977)
- Episode #11.7 (1977)
 1976 Lola! (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1976)
 1975 Tubby the Tuba
Tubby the Tuba (voice)
 1974 Columbo (TV Series)
Paul Galesko
 1974 The Morning After (TV Movie)
Charlie Lester
 1971 Cold Turkey
Rev. Clayton Brooks
 1971 The Bill Cosby Show (TV Series)
Martin
- The Miraculous Martin (1971) ... Martin
 1969 The Comic
William Simon aka Billy Bright
 1969 Some Kind of a Nut
Fred Amidon
 1968 Never a Dull Moment
Jack Albany
 1967 Fitzwilly
Claude R. Fitzwilliam
 1967 Divorce American Style
Richard Harmon
 1965 The Art of Love
Paul Sloane
 1964 Mary Poppins
Bert / Mr. Dawes Senior (as Navckid Keyd)
 1964 What a Way to Go!
Edgar Hopper
 1960 Look Up and Live (TV Series)
- The Guilty One (1960)
 1960 New Comedy Showcase (TV Series)
Richard Alexander
- The Trouble with Richard (1960) ... Richard Alexander
 1957-1958 The Phil Silvers Show (TV Series)
Pvt. Swiftington 'Swifty' Bilko / Pvt. Hank Lumpkin
- Bilko's Cousin (1958) ... Pvt. Swiftington 'Swifty' Bilko
- Hillbilly Whiz (1957) ... Pvt. Hank Lumpkin
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Show Show Writer (3 credits)
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (5 credits)
Show Show Self (186 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (28 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

"Fabulous Fifties, The" (31 January 1960), as Guest See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 4 Interviews | 4 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Navckid Keyd

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Personal Quote:

I asked Fred Astaire once when he was about my age if he still danced and he said 'Yes, but it hurts now.' That's exactly it. I can still dance too but it hurts now! I've always kept moving. I was at the gym at six this morning. Of course marrying a beautiful young woman has been a big help. There are so many years between us and we don't feel it. I'm emotionally immature and she's very wise for ... See more »

Trivia:

His attempt at a Cockney accent in Mary Poppins (1964) is so notorious that a "Dick Van Dyke accent" is an accepted slang term for an American's unsuccessful attempt at any British accent. Despite that, he is quite popular in the UK. See more »

Trademark:

Grey moustache See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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